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Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet per second to knots is 0.59248380129641, which means that 1 foot per second is equal to 0.59248380129641 knots:

1 ft/s = 0.59248380129641 kt

To convert 2885 feet per second into knots we have to multiply 2885 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from feet per second to knots. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft/s → 0.59248380129641 kt

2885 ft/s → V(kt)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the velocity V in knots:

V(kt) = 2885 ft/s × 0.59248380129641 kt

V(kt) = 1709.3157667401 kt

The final result is:

2885 ft/s → 1709.3157667401 kt

We conclude that 2885 feet per second is equivalent to 1709.3157667401 knots:

2885 feet per second = 1709.3157667401 knots

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 knot is equal to 0.00058502941320615 × 2885 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 2885 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.00058502941320615 knots.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that two thousand eight hundred eighty-five feet per second is approximately one thousand seven hundred nine point three one six knots:

2885 ft/s ≅ 1709.316 kt

An alternative is also that one knot is approximately zero point zero zero one times two thousand eight hundred eighty-five feet per second.

Conversion table

feet per second to knots chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from feet per second to knots

feet per second (ft/s) knots (kt)
2886 feet per second 1709.908 knots
2887 feet per second 1710.501 knots
2888 feet per second 1711.093 knots
2889 feet per second 1711.686 knots
2890 feet per second 1712.278 knots
2891 feet per second 1712.871 knots
2892 feet per second 1713.463 knots
2893 feet per second 1714.056 knots
2894 feet per second 1714.648 knots
2895 feet per second 1715.241 knots